Social Media Category

In this section you will find articles to both help you both understand social media and networking, and improve your ability to use this new, powerful technology. Enjoy.

How to Ensure Your Blog Has a Professional Feel

Most people who start their own blog do so with the intention of getting their words and thoughts out to the masses. Often the idea is to set themselves up as an authority on the subject that they write about so that they can then turn around and perhaps recommend certain products that will make them a little bit of money from affiliate marketing. Blogging has come a long way since its early days when people just used them as an online journal, but what hasn’t … [Read more...]

How To Use YouTube To Grow Your Business

Video marketing is one of the most cost-effective, powerful, and creative ways that business owners can use to grow their business. If you are looking to find new customers, keep your current customers engaged, and build a complete and solid brand, getting involved in video marketing through YouTube is going to be the fastest way for you to do this. This article will take you through a quick step-by-step process to getting your first video online. Once you have read … [Read more...]

How to Boost Your Business Twitter Following

The decline of print media and the rise of social media have altered the marketing landscape. Social media has been a disruptive force for change but it’s also provided a simple, cost-effective means for businesses to reach potential customers. By effectively using sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Reddit and YouTube, businesses can launch new products, promote existing products or services, and exponentially increase the number of customers they can reach … [Read more...]

10 Twitter Marketing Tips

Social media has provided a whole new way for business owners to promote their products, services and brand. Twitter is one of the most widely used social media platforms, and a popular choice for marketing campaigns. Using Twitter to market your small business can bring rich rewards, including increased brand awareness, extra website traffic and a wider customer base. Maximize your Twitter marketing campaign with these 10 tips for small business owners. Choose a … [Read more...]

Be Careful When Using Social Networking

The social media revolution has been in full swing these last few years, with more and more of us using sites like Facebook and Twitter to catch up with old friends, make new friends, and interact with the online masses. However, could such a fun and harmless activity as socializing online actually harm your chances of getting that dream job? Just as the way in which people socialize has changed in the past decade, so has the way in which recruiters vet potential … [Read more...]